Walbec Group



Zenith Tech, Inc.



Waukesha, WI

Job Type

Full Time


Based on experience - Hourly

Apply Now

More Jobs

We are also hiring for other Craft & Skilled Trades positions including:

View More Jobs

Shop Welder/Metal Fabricator Position

Zenith Tech, Inc. | Waukesha, WI
Full Time | Based on experience - Hourly

Apply Now

Zenith Tech Inc. a Walbec Group Company

Shop Welder/Metal Fabricator: Full-time, Some Experience Welding/Fabricating, Year Round w/benefits

Under the direction of the Fabrication Manager, the welder will be responsible for welding and assembling metal components on heavy equipment.Monday - Friday Hours 6 a.m. - 3 p.m. with possible OT and some Saturdays. Waukesha Location

Role and Responsibilities

  • Attend work on the schedule established by the employer and without excessive absenteeism.
  • Follow all safe work practices.
  • Obtain parts and materials.
  • Access area to be welded by climbing ladder if needed.
  • Use disc grinder to smooth out, weld, or grind parts prior to welding.
  • Operate manual and automated welding units and equipment by depositing metal from electrode to work piece and joins edges of work piece.
  • Maintain length of arc and speed of movement to form specified depth of fusion and bead.
  • Weld in flat and vertical planes (all position welding).
  • Examine weld for bead size and other specifications.
  • Grind or clean weld joint of work piece.
  • Repair improperly welded pieces and fill holes.
  • Position and clamp work pieces together or assemble them in a jig fixture.
  • Tack assemblies together.
  • Fabricate new or replacement parts for various heavy equipment units.
  • Assemble component parts using hand and small power tools.
  • May change hoses, fittings, air valves, suspension parts, etc.
  • Clean up work area daily.
  • Performs other related duties as required and assigned.

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • Valid Driver's License and satisfactory driving record
  • Prior welding experience on heavy equipment

Preferred Skills

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Certified Welding Certificate

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and it is our practice to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants. In addition, it is the policy of the Company to comply with applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in each locality in which the Company has employees. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply!

Apply Now